Olivia Armstrong is a professional storyteller and story-maker, with a repertoire of folktales, folklore, myths and legends. She performs in museums, galleries, libraries and heritage sites, such as Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, the Ashmolean Museum, the British Library and the British Museum, performing to all ages and communities. You will find her dancing round a maypole or over the ashes of a bonfire depending on the season. Visit Olivia’s website, or follow her on Twitter.

Each morning the sun rolls across the sky. In Estonia it was the hatched egg of the enchanted swallow bird,